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NOVA to tap new digital content boss

Administration at MediaConnect Australia

Applications close: 07/24/2020 07:07 PM

NOVA Entertainment is in need of a new head of digital content, to be based in Sydney.

The person is to be in charge of over 20 digital content creators contracted to NOVA. Their tasks will include, among others, overseeing the production strategy, lead the conceptualization of podcast ideas, manage the related budgets, and collaboration with NOVA’s commercial, programming and monetisation teams to further grow the business.

The position will be open to candidates with over ten years’ experience in the digital content industry, with up to eight years of it in a managerial position. They must have an extensive media and talent contact list, strong industry reputation, and deep familiarity with digital audio (including podcasts) and data analytics.

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AFP hiring for ACT communications officer

Administration at MediaConnect Australia

Applications close: 07/17/2020 01:07 AM

The Australian Federal Police (AFP) is in need of a new communications officer under the ACT Policing’s Media and Public Engagement team in Canberra.

The person will be assigned to support ACT Policing’s communications needs through developing credible strategies and advice for the department and external parties. They will also build content for the force’s official channels and will be seconded to the ACT Government Public Information Coordination Centre during emergency situations.

Candidates for the post must have a detailed record in the corporate communications/PR and marketing circuit, including but not limited to government roles, plus prior vetting under AFP background protocols. Applicants who are also proficient in graphic design may be considered.

Kalkine Media to hire senior journalist/PR specialist

Administration at MediaConnect Australia

Kalkine Media is in need of a PR specialist and a senior journalist, to be based in Sydney.

The person will be tasked with developing news articles and communications materials such as blogs, press releases, videos, and speeches, among others. They will also support the marketing, sales, and brand leadership teams on other matters, plus speak at official events and travel abroad for official functions as needed.

Applicants must be journalists or PR practitioners with a detailed background in the financial services industry and the stock market. As the job requires overseas travel, the candidate must have a valid passport.

The Courier hiring for editor

Administration at MediaConnect Australia

Narrabri, NSW paper The Courier is in need of a new editor.

The editor will be in overall charge of the newsroom, including sub-editing and producing copy, and managing staff assignments. They will also coordinate with the management, advertising and production staff on other matters.

The position will be open to seasoned journalists with a good deal of editor-level experience and are willing to be based in Narrabri.

PR specialist sought for MAZDA Australia

Administration at MediaConnect Australia

The Australian arm of Japanese automaker MAZDA is hiring a PR practitioner for its national marketing department, based at the company’s Mulgrave, Melbourne offices. The position will be on a 12-month, fixed-term contract.

The person will be tasked with supporting the department’s senior PR manager in developing and executing MAZDA Australia’s brand campaigns across automotive and lifestyle media.

Candidates for the post must be graduates of journalism, PR, or other communications-related courses with over two years’ experience in a consumer PR environment plus corporate writing.

They should demonstrate a detailed understanding of media processes, creative design, and event management. Proficiency in MS Office and Adobe software, and web development is recommended, as well as a record of involvement with the automotive industry.

Australian Taxpayers’ Alliance needs PR manager

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The Australian Taxpayers’ Alliance (ATA) is opening its doors for a new PR manager, to be based in Sydney.

The person will be tasked with developing and executing publicity campaigns to further educate people on the ATA’s mission and vision. They will also, among other tasks, advise senior ATA staff on policy and programs, manage the dissemination of press releases and news, organize official ATA events, and to position official content for maximum impact.

Candidates for the post must have at least five years’ experience in the PR circuit, most particularly in advocacies and governmental services, and are graduates of courses with government-related majors.